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July 10, 2013



Very windy too I recall. The gardens seemed to still be under development, but except for all the lettuce, it felt like a very authentic variety of fruit trees, root and garden vegetables, and herbs. Did the monks really eat a huge amount of lettuce every day?

David Briggs

Me thinks that the glowing-in-the-dark you saw was the result of a mold or something similar; e.g. alive, and most probably a plant of some kind, but very small, small enough to make individual members all but invisible.

David Briggs

Curiously, the captcha included the word Nuns.

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